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Quaker Farms School

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Posted October 11, 2011

I'm in the 7th grade and remember Quaker Farms as a wonderful school. I loved it there.


Posted March 10, 2010

This school is wonderful! Kids learn, but also get to have fun. It is a very safe environment with dedicated staff. The only thing I'm not crazy about is their math program (Everyday Math) but unfortunately the teachers have no control over that!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 30, 2008

Excellent teachers and fun learning environment.
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Posted January 19, 2008

The Pre K teachers are amazing individuals. As a parent with special needs I rate this school 5 stars. 2 Pre K teachers, speech, OT, PT and para's all working together. My child has made amazing Progress in just 6 months.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 19, 2005

Quakers Farm School is the highlight in my opinion of the Oxford School System. Mrs. Sullivan and her staff have created a fun and safe place for our children. The Oxford School System needed to understand that there are serious child safety issues at Center School and things can not be allowed to continue. The adminstrators at Center School can learn alot from Mrs. Sullivan and should.
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Posted January 6, 2005

Quaker Farms School is a beautiful, countryside yet suburban elementary school in the rolling hills of Oxford, Conn. As my family just moved to Oxford from lower Fairfield County, I find that the teachers in this school are outstanding; even moreso than in our old town of New Canaan, which has some of the best schools in America. If all of Oxford's schools are like Quaker Farms, then Oxford will soon be on the top of America's best districts.
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Posted October 29, 2004

Quaker Farms School is a great expirence for our kids. Mrs. Sullivan, the principal, is a wonderful asset to both parents and our children alike. Kids are treated well by the teachers,with emphasis on a no bullying rule. I wish it were the same for the next school our kids will attend. Unfortunatly it is the teachers at Center School in the 4th grade we have to watch bullying our children. Please write if you have had an unfortunate expirence at Center school. Our kids should be treated with the respect and careing the teachers at Quaker Farms school give to them.
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 91% 61%
Hispanic 5% 20%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 4%
Black 1% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 6%N/A35%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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30 Great Oak Rd
Oxford, CT 06478
Phone: (203) 888-5842

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